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Student demonstration denounces campus police’s reaction to gun threat

Protesters marching while holding signs reading My Life is Not a Hoax
Jacob Pascua February 28, 2018

Students dressed in red and white, fervently chanted “My life is not a hoax” and “Open and operational” in a staged performance in front of the Oviatt library on Monday. The class of COMS 401,...

Protest hopes to make campus safe for undocumented students

On the Oviatt Lawn students march holding signs that say
Robert Spallone November 17, 2016

Students strode through campus in solidarity Wednesday afternoon to promote a safe campus for undocumented students.Protesters that were spread around campus met in front of the Oviatt Library to demand...

Proposition 60 panel comes to Oviatt Library

Prop 60 panel shown sitting in Oviatt Library
Samantha Gullikson October 22, 2016

The panel featured Dr. Adam Cohen, the Director of Advocacy and Policy Research for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Chanel Preston, the Chair of the Adult Performer Advocacy Committee, Professor Tom Hogan-Esch...

Exhibit celebrates Black History Month

The exhibit features African American clothing, accessories and jewelry compliments of LA-based Vintage Fashion Collector, Esther Gingberg,
Edward Ruano February 11, 2016

The Department of Africana Studies shared with students and faculty the long and checkered history of people of black descent during the opening reception of the "Hallowed Grounds Exhibit" in the Oviatt...

Students read banned books with author Cecil Castellucci

Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial
Leni Maiai October 1, 2015

Students and faculty packed the Presentation Room of the Oviatt Library Wednesday as students read excerpts from books that have been banned and censored throughout American history to celebrate banned...

Earth Day-themed fair displays alternative waste removal, eco-friendly products

File Photo / The Sundial
Rose Barraza April 23, 2015

Plants, animals and sustainability awareness were important topics on the CSUN campus during the Earth Fair near Bayramian Hall Thursday afternoon. In honor of Earth Day the day before, Associated Students...

Commencement ceremonies to be held at Oviatt, Associated Students announces

Photo credit: Vincent Nguyen/The Sundial
Alexi Chidbachian December 9, 2014

  CSUN administration and Associated Students (AS), along with the voices of students have changed the platform for the way 2015 commencement will be held by increasing the number of tickets...

Final Flip gives students a break

Final Flip gives students a break
Silvia Gutierrez December 4, 2014

http://youtu.be/BqtifA2mgZg Associated students (AS) provided students free pancakes, fruit and drinks on Wednesday Dec. 3 from 7pm to 10pm at the Oviatt library. Final Flip is a tradition that helps...

Professor encourages leisure reading revival

Students, Christine Seite, 21, business law major and Jade Wonts, 21, CTVA major studying in the new Gohstand reading room. Photo Credit: Macie Bennet/The Sundial
Melisa Fumbarg November 28, 2014

  Few things can replicate the feeling of opening a book and letting the words sink in to create a lasting impression on the reader. The Robert and Maureen Gohstand Leisure Reading Room...

Faulty fire alarm triggers student evacuation of Oviatt Library

The Oviatt Library was evacuated briefly Monday afternoon following a fire alarm. Students returned shotly after it was determined the building was clear. David Hawkins / The Sundial
Mateo Melero November 17, 2014

A dirty smoke detector inside the Oviatt Library caused the evacuation of nearly 3,500 students Monday afternoon, CSUN officials said. A smoke alarm inside Oviatt room 457 went off around 3:15...

CSUN is trying to ruin graduation for us, yet again

Illustration by Kristine Delicana/Illustrations Editor
Joshua Khabushani November 10, 2014

In a sequel to last year’s frenzy, campus administration has once again insulted the student body by serving us with yet another false dichotomy. Keep commencement at the Oviatt Library - allowing...

Oviatt Library’s Used Book Sale

Oviatt Library's Used Book Sale
Candice Criss October 7, 2014

http://youtu.be/v7YRKzpha0E Friends of the Oviatt library invited students to buy books at low prices. Every student that buys a book goes towards new materials for the library.

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